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Jason D. Umberger, Chief of Police
The DeLand Police Department on a quarterly and annual basis presents awards for outstanding service by Officer and Civilians in the performance of their Duties.
Here you will see the men and women who receive those awards:
Female acting suspicious and had a syringe in her possession. When officer approached, she refused to put down the syringe and squirted the the contents into her mouth. Upon investigating she was trying to use a narcotic before officer arrival.
While Stetson security was on patrol, he witnessed a couple riding around on bicycles. A few minutes later the same subjects were seen on different bikes. When confronted by law enforcement officers it was discovered that they had cut the locks and stolen the bicycles. Once under arrest, during the...
During a radar event, vehicle was clocked for going 10 mph over the posted speed limit. Upon license check it was discovered that the driver was a habitual offender for driving on a suspended/revoked/canceled license, therefore she was arrested.
Officer conducted a traffic stop after watching a vehicle back up at an intersection. Upon approach, Officer detected a strong odor of marijuana. When asking both driver and passenger to exit the vehicle, the passenger refused. Therefore subject was assisted out of the vehicle and placed under...
The subject was stopped for a Traffic Infraction. Police utilized their K9 to conduct a search of persons in the vehicle. As a result the defendant was found in possession of narcotics, paraphernalia and marijuana.